Qualified teacher with a passion for history, heritage and education.  Particularly interested in the history of material culture, digital humanities and museums education.

Museum education experience includes leading educational workshops at The Charles Dickens Museum, The Royal Institute of British Architects and The London Museum of Water and Steam. Worked as part of the Learning team at the British Library for three years and now working in a digital learning role in the charity sector.

Heritage sector experience includes building conservation casework at the Victorian Society and historic environment record work at Historic England. Contributed to the Institute of Historic Research ‘Layers of London’ project, creating two collections of records relating to the London Borough of Brent.

Most recently volunteered for a heritage accessibility project with the organisation VocalEyes.



  • University of Cambridge – Master of Studies in Building History (Mst); 2019

  • Edge Hill University – Master of Arts Education; 2014

  • Exeter University – PGCE Primary Education; 2011

  • City, University of London – Postgrad. Dip. Cultural Policy and Management; 2009

  • Exeter University – B.A. (Hons) History; 2006

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    My Master of Studies dissertation ‘Inns and Innkeeping in North Hertfordshire: 1660-1815′ submitted in May 2019 addresses the lack of a localised study on this building type and supplements the wider body of work that has been undertaken, on inn form, function and innkeeping lifestyles in other regions of England. A mark of ’70’ was awarded for this work. A copy of the full dissertation is available at the Architecture and History of Art Library, University of Cambridge.


    I am now pleased to have the opportunity of sharing a redacted version of this research on Humanities Commons and gave a talk on the subject in 2021.

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